Title: City Administrator
Phone: (843) 797-6220 ext. 1113
- Email Jake Broom
Jake Broom became the City of Goose Creek’s City Administrator in August 2016. The University of South Carolina graduate oversees all aspects of the municipality's daily operations.
Jake arrived in Goose Creek in 2015, and served as Assistant City Administrator for one year before being named to his current position. He previously worked for the City of Forest Acres, where he was Assistant City Administrator for four years. During his time at Forest Acres, Jake was involved in all aspects of municipal government, including the creation and implementation of that city’s budget. He worked in Camden, SC, as Assistant to the City Manager from 2009 to 2011.
Jake earned a Master’s of Public Administration degree from USC, in addition to his BA degree in Political Science. In June of 2019, he completed Harvard University's Senior Executives in State and Local Government Program.
Jake is active in the community. He is currently vice chairman of the South Carolina Municipal Insurance Trust, a municipal risk pool that provides workers compensation insurance to cities and towns across the state. He also serves on the Trident Medical Center Community Advisory Council, the Charleston International Manufacturing Center Community Advisory Panel, the Joint Base Charleston Community Partnership Program Leadership Committee, and the Board of Directors of the Dorchester Children's Advocacy Center.
He is an active member of the South Carolina City and County Management Association and the International City and County Management Association.« Back to Staff